In accord with our usage and order, J. D. Sydow, who was called by Gethsemane Lutheran congregation of Spokane, Wash. to be teacher of grades 4-8 in its school, was installed on July 22, 2001. Assisting with the installation were Pastor Arvid Gullerud, Professor Michael Sydow, congregation president Richard Vogt, and Mr. Paul Karnitz.
–Pastor Robert List
In accord with our usage and order, Steven Karp, who was called by Resurrection Ev. Lutheran Church of Calgary, Alberta, CANADA to serve as pastor, was installed on July 29, 2001. Assisting with the installation was Pastor em. Bertram Naumann.
–Pastor Robert List
In accord with our usage and order, James Arndt, who was called by Faith Lutheran congregation of Coloma, Mich. to be Principal and upper grades teacher in its school, was installed on August 19, 2001. The sermon was delivered by his stepfather, Pastor Paul Fleischer.
–Pastor Matthew Gurath
In accord with our usage and order, David W. Bernthal, who was called by Luther Memorial congregation of Fond du Lac, Wis., to be the principal/upper grades teacher for its Christian Day School, was installed on August 5, 2001.
–Pastor David Naumann
In accord with our usage and order, Nathan Wales, who was called by Holy Trinity Lutheran congregation of West Columbia, S.C., to serve as Principal and upper grades teacher in its school, was installed on August 5, 2001.
–Pastor Vance Fossum
Parenting Seminar Materials
The following materials from a 2000 Parenting Seminar conducted at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota are still available from the CLC Bookhouse.
Seminar Manual -- 500 pages to accompany the seminar, $15
Four Video tapes -- two hours each, total cost of four is $20
Laying the Foundation -- Pastor Paul D. Nolting
Framing -- Dr. & Mrs. James Sydow
Weather proofing -- Pastor Douglas Libby
Finishing Work -- Mr. Kevin Hulke
Eight one-hour audio cassette tapes of the above topics are also
available for $8.
–Gayle Stelter, Chairman Board of Education
Minnesota Pastoral Conference
(NOTE CHANGE IN DATES!)
Place: St. John's, Okabena
Time: Beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday
* New Testament Exegesis of 2 Thessalonians 2:1ff (Pastor
* Old Testament Exegesis of Daniel 9:24-27 (Pastor Stephen
* Word Study of the "abyss" as used in Luke 8:31 and Revelation
20:1,3 (Pastor John Ude)
* Series on the Lutheran Confessions which might be used with the
lay people in mind (Pastor Paul D. Nolting)
* Homiletical study of an Advent series (Pastor Wayne Eichstadt)
* The Lutheran Public Confirmation: History--especially its purpose,
value, and forms (Pastor Paul Fleischer)
* A Study of Ahlzeimer's Disease and similar illnesses with the
goal of ministering to the patients (Pastor Theodore Barthels)
Chaplain: Pastor David Schierenbeck
Make housing arrangements with the host congregation.
–Pastor Rick Grams, Sec’y